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November 2019

Become a Foster or Adoptive Parent in Two Weekends – KCK

November 2 - November 17
KVC Kansas City, 1211 N. 8th Street
Kansas City, KS 66101 United States
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One of the first and most important steps to becoming a licensed foster or adoptive parent is to complete TIPS-MAPP classes (Trauma Informed Partnering for Safety and Permanence – Model Approach to Partnerships in Parenting). These classes are designed to prepare you to care for a child who may have experienced trauma and to provide you with many other supportive skills in your journey as a foster or adoptive parent. The next classes are scheduled to begin on Saturday, November…

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Want to Foster or Adopt? Take the First Step with TIPS-MAPP Training – Olathe

November 7, 2019 - January 30, 2020
Ball Conference Center, 21350 W. 153rd Street
Olathe, KS 66061 United States
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One of the first and most important steps to becoming a licensed foster or adoptive parent is to complete TIPS-MAPP classes (Trauma Informed Partnering for Safety and Permanence – Model Approach to Partnerships in Parenting). These classes are designed to prepare you to care for a child who may have experienced trauma and to provide you with many other supportive skills in your journey as a foster or adoptive parent. The next classes are scheduled to begin on Thursday, November 7,…

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KVC Holiday Mart

November 8 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Ball Conference Center, 21350 W. 153rd Street
Olathe, KS 66061 United States
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Join us for this FREE Holiday shopping event at the Ball Conference Center on November 8!

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National Adoption Day

November 23
Courthouses Nationwide

National Adoption Day aims to raise awareness of the more than 117,000 U.S. children in foster care waiting to find permanent, loving families. On November 23, 2019, judges nationwide will open their courtrooms to help facilitate the adoption finalizations of children who have been matched with a forever family and raise awareness for the thousands of children still in need of an adoptive family. The profiles of waiting children served by KVC can be viewed online at http://adoption.kvc.org. The profiles include photos,…

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April 2020

2020 Resource Family Conference

April 24, 2020 - April 25, 2020
Marriott Overland Park, KS, 10800 Metcalf Ave
Overland Park, KS 66210 United States
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KVC’s Annual Resource Family Conference is a wonderful training opportunity for licensed KVC foster families. Resource families (also known as foster or adoptive caregivers) will learn a range of new topics that will improve their parenting skills. During this time, children will enjoy tons of fun and games! Registration Opens March 2 at 9am Keynote Speaker Dr. John DeGarmo is the author of several foster care books, including The Foster Care Survival Guide, the best-selling Faith and Foster Care, as…

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